Ownership

Ownership guidance:

The most commonly referred to definition of ‘affordable home ownership’ is set out in Annex 2 (b–d) of the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF).This is the...

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This tracker is intended to be used to track key developments, legislation, guidance, parliamentary briefing notes and other sources of interest relating to social...

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Through shared ownership (SO) the purchaser buys a share of the property and pays rent on the remainder. Additional shares can be bought and the equity share increased by...

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What is the Right to acquire? The Right to acquire (RTA) gives eligible housing association tenants a statutory right to buy the freehold or long leasehold interest in a...

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Scope of the right to buy England The Right to Buy (RTB) scheme operates in England under provisions in the Housing Act 1985. Wales The RTB (including the Preserved Right...

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Starter homes policy 2014 starter homes consultation In December 2014 the government first announced its intention to launch a new starter homes scheme, opening a...

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